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Discover more about Scotland’s heritage and how we’re working to protect it.

Top 10 tips for visiting our countryside places

Our countryside teams across Scotland have come up with their top 10 tips to help you make the most of the time you spend in the great outdoors.

9 Aug 2021

What to expect when visiting our places – update

We want you to enjoy your visit to our places – your safety is our priority.

21 Sep 2021

Conserving our new painting at Fyvie Castle

Join us for a look behind the scenes at the work that was undertaken to restore our newly acquired portrait of Lorna Forbes-Leith.

20 Sep 2021

Crathes Garden blog #5: it’s all in the genes

Join our expert garden guide for a behind-the-scenes look at what the garden team have been working on in September.

17 Sep 2021

A ‘green manure’ experiment at Holmwood

This year our gardeners at Holmwood gave the veg plots a rest, and undertook an experiment to enrich the soil ready to plant in 2022.

16 Sep 2021

A day in the life of a ... Building Surveyor

We hear from Tara, an architect and building surveyor for the Edinburgh and East region, as she describes her important role in caring for our special places.

16 Sep 2021

Why we love House of Dun, Garden & Estate

Join the team at House of Dun for a look behind the scenes at what they love most about this special place.

16 Sep 2021

Meet the Makers: Christopher Viviani from Clod & Pebble

The Trust is proud to support talented makers and craftspeople from across Scotland, by selling their products in our physical and online shops. This time, we meet Christopher Viviani from Clod & Pebble.

16 Sep 2021

90 years of the Trust in 3 minutes

Join us for a look back at what the Trust has achieved, with help from our members and supporters, over the last 90 years.